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Mar 17, 2012 8:28 am

UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans Extended Video Preview

The most highly-anticipated light heavyweight title fight of all-time comes to Atlanta on Saturday, April 21st, as UFC 205-pound champion Jon “Bones” Jones defends his crown for the third time against former title holder “Suga” Rashad Evans. They once were friends, but now the time has come for them to settle their grudge in the...

Mar 16, 2012 2:27 pm

45 Minutes With Rampage | Talks TRT, Leaving the UFC, Shogun & More

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champ Quinton “Rampage” Jackson at Fortune Gym in Los Angeles and hears what he has to say about his decision to leave the UFC after he fights the remaining bout on his contract. Quinton talks about the TRT therapy he underwent before the Ryan Bader fight, the knee injury that lead...

Mar 14, 2012 3:08 pm

UFC 146 Books Daniel Pineda vs. Mike Brown

A featherweight bout has just been added to the growing UFC 146 fight card set for May in the form of Mike Brown vs. Daniel Pineda. UFC 146 is set to go down on May 26 at Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand Garden Arena. The heavyweight title fighter between Alistair Overeem and Junior Dos Santos...

Mar 10, 2012 5:44 pm

MMA NEWS | UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Overeem Set To Get “Primetime” Special On FX

The heavyweight title fight between Junior Dos Santos and Alistair Overeem is without a doubt one of the most highly anticipated matchups of the year. The UFC and FX brass have apparently acknowledged that fact and as a result, will be releasing a three-part countdown to UFC 146 series in the infamous “UFC Primetime” format. UFC 146...

Mar 9, 2012 1:02 pm

MMA NEWS | UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans Set To Get “Primetime” Special On FX

The light-heavyweight title fight between Jon Jones and Rashad Evans is without a doubt one of the most highly anticipated matchups of the year. The UFC and FX brass have apparently acknowledged that fact and as a result, will be releasing a three-part countdown to UFC 145 series in the infamous “UFC Primetime” format. UFC...

Mar 7, 2012 1:17 pm

Cain Velasquez vs. Frank Mir Set For UFC 146; Winner To Receive A Title Fight

“Verbal agreements are in for a No. 1 contender match between former UFC world heavyweight champions Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez at UFC 146, May 26 in Las Vegas,” UFC president Dana White said. The heavyweights will be out in full force at UFC 146, as former UFC heavyweight champions, Cain Velasquez and Frank Mir...

Mar 7, 2012 12:38 pm

Roy Nelson vs. Antonio Silva Slated For UFC 146

A heavyweight fight featuring Roy “Big Country” Nelson, and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, has been agreed to for UFC 146. UFC officials made the announcement today via their Twitter account. Roy Nelson is coming off a unanimous decision loss to former Strikeforce heavyweight, Fabricio Werdum at UFC 143. The loss put Nelson’s octagon record at 3-3, so...

Mar 7, 2012 12:19 pm

Fedor Wants In The UFC

“I can tell you the timing of my next bout right now,” said Emelianenko. “It’s going to be June or July.” Fedor further stated, “Of course, I want to compete at home, in front of my countrymen,” “But at the moment, the strongest and most respected MMA organization is situated in America. It’s the UFC....

Mar 6, 2012 9:37 am

UFC on FOX 3's Jim Miller Visits "Good Day New York" To Promote Diaz Fight (Video)

UFC Fighter Jim Miller: MyFoxNY.com UFC on FOX is coming to the Garden State. The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s third event on the FOX network will take place on Saturday, May 5 from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J. An outstanding five-round lightweight bout between Whippany’s Jim Miller and rugged contender Nate Diaz will headline...

Mar 6, 2012 9:31 am

Video Archive | Today's UFC on Fox 3 Press Conference

UFC on FOX is coming to the Garden State. The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s third event on the FOX network will take place on Saturday, May 5 from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J. An outstanding five-round lightweight bout between Whippany’s Jim Miller and rugged contender Nate Diaz will headline the card, with the winner...

Mar 5, 2012 9:49 am

Roy Nelson Will Drop To Light-Heavyweight If Fan Challenge Accepted

UFC president Dana White, UFC ringside commentator Joe Rogan and fans across the world have been clamoring for UFC heavyweight fighter Roy Nelson to put down the cheeseburgers and start cutting the fat so that he may compete at his full potential. He currently resides in the upper-middle tier of the heavyweight pack, but his...

Mar 1, 2012 4:33 pm

"UFC on FUEL TV 3: Poirier vs. Jung" Official | Tickets On Sale In Two Weeks

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is bringing an exciting night of action to the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. on Tuesday, May 15. It will mark the UFC’s second trip to the Patriot Center, with the first being held in front of a sellout crowd on Jan. 11, 2010. In the night’s main event, red-hot featherweight...

Feb 27, 2012 11:42 am

UFC on FOX 3 Tickets On Sale Next Week | Press Conference Open To the Public March 6

UFC on FOX is coming to the Garden State. The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that its third event on the FOX network will take place on Saturday, May 5 from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J. An outstanding five-round lightweight bout between Whippany’s Jim Miller and rugged contender Nate Diaz will headline the...

Feb 27, 2012 8:09 am

UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans Video Preview

UFC 145 is set to go down from Atlanta’s Phillips Arena on April 21, in the main event light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones will attempt to defend his UFC title against bitter rival Rashad Evans.   Read More: UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans, Jon Jones (News), Rashad Evans (News)

Feb 25, 2012 2:26 pm

UFC 144: Fighters and Coaches Predict Frankie Edgar vs. Benson Henderson

By Joshua Carey: The UFC has made its way to Japan for UFC 144, where lightweight champion Frankie Edgar defends against Benson Henderson in the night’s headliner. Japan’s Saitama Super Arena plays host to the 12-fight event, which airs live on pay-per-view at 10:00 pm ET with seven-fights slated for the main card. If Edgar...

Feb 24, 2012 1:08 pm

UFC 144 Coverage | Best Title Fight of 2012?

Two months into 2012, and there are already some mouth-watering UFC championship fights on tap. In April, light heavyweight king Jon Jones will defend his crown against No.1 contender and bitter rival Rashad Evans, in May heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is expected to collide with the fearsome Alistair Overeem. An announcement regarding Anderson Silva’s...

Feb 22, 2012 5:59 pm

UFC Adds A Trio Of Bouts to UFC 146 In Las Vegas

BJPENN.COM just learned that the UFC has added three additional bouts to the upcoming UFC 146 event headed to Las Vegas. Gabriel Gonzaga will take on undefeated Strikeforce import Shane Del Rosario, “The Ultimate Fighter” winner Diego Brandao will face off with Darren Elkins in his first post-reality show bout and new UFC signee Glover...

Feb 22, 2012 1:12 pm

UFC 144's Quinton "Rampage" Jackson looking to Knockout Bader for Japanese fans

By: Joshua Carey Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has returned to Japan for the first time since PRIDE 31 in 2006. Jackson, who spent five-years fighting in the country during his tenure under the aforementioned PRIDE banner meets Ryan Bader in the co-headliner at UFC 144’s pay-per-view inside Saitama Super Arena. With a professional career that spans...

Feb 22, 2012 11:51 am

Dan Hardy Returning Against Duane Ludwig At UFC 146

A very exciting welterweight matchup has been booked for the UFC 146 card set for Las Vegas. Both Dan Hardy and Duane Ludwig have agreed to face each other in welterweight clash. UFC 146 is set to take place on in May’s UFC 146 event set to take place in Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand...

Feb 22, 2012 9:36 am

UFC 144 Pre-Fight Interview | Cheick Kongo | Wants Frank Mir Rematch

On the heels of his UFC 144 fight with Mark Hunt Cheick Kongo discusses his desire to rematch former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir. Mir and Kongo originally faced off at UFC 107 back in 2009 where it took Frank just over a minute to drop and choke Kongo Unconscious. Read More: Rampage Jackson (News),...

Feb 22, 2012 9:20 am

UFC 144 Pre-Fight Interview | Rampage Jackson | Joe Rogan Does Nut Ride BJJ Fighters

In this pre-fight interview conducted by mmafighting.com former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson explains his prior remarks about Joe Rogan and counters Joe Rogans response. He also discusses what fighting in Japan means to him and what he thinks of his upcoming opponent Ryan Bader.   Read More: Rampage Jackson (News), Joe Rogan (News),...

Feb 21, 2012 1:17 pm

Jackson Back On The "Rampage" In Tokyo | UFC 144 Coverage

Former unified UFC & PRIDE light heavyweight champion ‘Rampage’ Jackson is pumped to finally be fighting again in Japan – where he made his legend – after an absence of exactly six years. Jackson last fought in the Land of the Rising Sun in February 2006, defeating elite judo competitor Yoon Dong-Sik at the PRIDE...

Feb 21, 2012 11:41 am

Jacob Volkmann vs. Paul Sass Set For UFC 146

The latest addition to the ever growing UFC 146 card is set between two lightweight fighters. Both Jacob Volkmann and Paul Sass have agreed to square off in Las Vegas. UFC 146 is set to take place on in May’s UFC 146 event set to take place in Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand Garden Arena....